Ranrapalca

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Photo of Ranrapalca
Photo uploaded by Marcelo Rey Belo

Es un cerro de alta dificultad, no posee rutas faciles. La ruta mas accesible son las pendientes NE.(1000mts./D) Mayormente es escalada en hielo con algunos tramos de mixto.

Elevation (feet): 20,216
Elevation (meters): 6,162
Continent: South America
Country: Peru
Range/Region: Peruvian Andes
Latitude: -9.41667
Longitude: -77.4
Difficulty: Technical Climb
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug
Year first climbed: 1939
First successful climber(s): Brench, Scmidt and others
Nearest major airport: Lima
Convenient Center: Huaraz

Thanks to Martin Lascano for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

There are 2 trip reports for Ranrapalca.

  • Log #17102 - by Martin Lascano on Mar 10, 20023.00 stars
    Llegamos al filo cumbrero (6050mts aprox). Luego de una escalada extenuante y peligrosa. Recorrimos la arista NE. Decidimos dar la vuelta ya que era tarde y no teniamos el equipo necesario para...
  • Log #20498 - by Doug Rice on Nov 21, 20063.00 stars
    I soloed Ranrapalca while an English Professor at the UNASAM in Huaraz. An unexpected cancellation of classes provoked me to call in sick and sneak off to the mountains. I overnighted one night at...